Posts tagged: Renaming - Diverse

UC Berkeley Removes Two Names of Residence Halls Connected to Racism From Campus

by | November 18, 2020 The University of California Berkeley has removed two names from some of its campus halls, give Read more

Institutional Renaming Efforts Prompt a Reckoning Over the Legacy of Slavery and the Confederacy

by Katti Gray | September 2, 2020
For those who made the decision, dismantling James Madison University’s (JMU) almost century- [...] Read more

UK Basketball Coach ‘All Ears’ Regarding Conversation About Changing Name of Rupp Arena

by | August 27, 2020
In a letter written to the University of Kentucky president in July, faculty members at the sch [...] Read more

Black Student Activists Plan to Continue the Momentum of the Black Lives Matter Movement on Campus This Fall

by | August 24, 2020
After the police killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and others, Black students across the [...] Read more

George Floyd’s Death Has Revived Renaming Efforts as Institutions Reckon With Legacies of Racism

by Pearl Stewart | August 23, 2020
Pervasive demands for social justice following the death of George Floyd in police custody have [...] Read more

Some Student Athletes Playing a Leading Role When It Comes to Social Justice Advocacy

by Lois Elfman | August 20, 2020
Throughout the country, student-athletes and former student-athletes are taking action to addre [...] Read more

Davidson College Issues Apology For Its Past Support of Slavery

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North Carolina’s Davidson College, founded by Presbyterians in 1837, has issued a public [...] Read more

Virginia Tech Renames Two Residence Halls After Three African Americans

by | August 14, 2020
Virginia Tech is renaming two of its residence halls after three Black trailblazers who played [...] Read more

UNC-Chapel Hill To Remove Names of Racist Figures From Four Campus Buildings

by | July 30, 2020
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) will remove the names of White supremacis [...] Read more